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A woman with mental health issues
Mental Health

“I was sectioned for my mental health as the UK went into lockdown”

This is what it’s like to live on a psychiatric ward during a pandemic.

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Stylist Team
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Strength training can improve mental health and mood
Strong Women

All the ways strength training can support your mental wellbeing

Strength training doesn’t just make us physically stronger, it can also make us more mentally resilient.

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Miranda Larbi
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A woman looking at the window and dealing with depression
Life

4 women share their experiences of dealing with depression in lockdown

“My coping mechanisms were thrown out the window.”

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Lauren Geall
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A woman in bed with her hands over her eyes having a vivid dream
Mental Health

What’s with all the wild dreams on antidepressants?

For many, one of the strangest side effects of taking antidepressants is dealing with an influx of wild, vivid dreams. But what causes them?

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Lauren Geall
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Katy Harrington
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Why we need to talk about women and antidepressants now more than ever

More women in the UK have been prescribed antidepressants since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic than ever before, but what are the consequences?

Gabrielle Union
Celebrity

We need to pay attention to Gabrielle Union’s perimenopause experience

The actor has revealed how her hormonal imbalance led to depression and suicidal ideation.

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Lauren Geall
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Mental Health

Self-harm is most common among young women – so why aren’t we talking about it?

Stylist takes a closer look.

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Lauren Geall
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A woman suffering with anxiety with her head in her hands
Mental Health

The common symptom of anxiety that no one really talks about

Do you ever feel detached from yourself and the world around you? You’re not alone.

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Lauren Geall
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Podcasts

Matt Haig’s method for coping with depression is surprisingly simple

It’s all to do with perspective.

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Lauren Geall
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A woman dealing with mental health issues
Life

“What happens in your first therapy session?” We asked a therapist all your burning questions

Want to try therapy, but not sure where to start? Read this.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

The difference between seasonal affective disorder and depression, explained

It’s not just to do with the time of year.

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Lauren Geall
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Chloe Gray
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Can’t get on board with meditation? Exercise could give you the same benefits

New research shows the power of mindfulness – but there’s other ways you can reap the same benefits.

Fearne Cotton
Mental Health

Fearne Cotton explains how depression has really affected her career choices

“I literally couldn't put myself out there in the way that I used to..."

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Hollie Richardson
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Long Reads

The Scandinavian guide to surviving the dark days of winter

The days are short and dark, but it’s not all bad news.

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Helen Russell
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Life

How to process sadness in a healthy way, according to a psychologist

And why it's ok to feel it from Bryony Gordon

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Clinique
Wellbeing

Do sleep supplements actually work? An expert explains

The quest for a good night’s sleep can lead to all sorts of solutions – so can a natural tablet help?

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Chloe Gray
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A woman looking out the window
Mental Health

How to look after your mental health while you’re waiting for NHS support

Found yourself at the end of a waiting list? Read this.

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Lauren Geall
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A woman feeling stressed at work
Life

Is Britain’s toxic culture of “soldiering on” our biggest sickness of all?

Presenteeism is on the rise, and its effects are more damaging than ever.

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Anna Brech
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Anna Brech
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Kimberley Wilson dispels the common mental health myths that are holding us all back

The psychologist say these misconceptions are confusing the relationship between the brain and the body.

A woman with depression
Mental Health

9 lesser-known symptoms of depression that no one really talks about

From a loss of libido to a change in appetite.

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Lauren Geall
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